Top Daily Stories for April 2011

Apr 19 2011

Sailor Found Dead on Enterprise Top Stories - Tue, 2011-04-19 14:01
A Sailor assigned to USS Enterprise (CVN-65) was found deceased on April 19 while the ship was conducting operations in support of Operation New Dawn in the Arabian Gulf.
Apr 19 2011

NWC Accepting Applications for Fleet Seminar Program Top Stories - Tue, 2011-04-19 14:01
The Naval War College is now accepting online applications for the College of Distance Education's 2011-2012 Fleet Seminar Program, through June 30.
Apr 18 2011

U.S. Fleet Cyber Command, U.S. Fleet Forces Command Announce Realignment Top Stories - Mon, 2011-04-18 13:01
U.S. Fleet Cyber Command (FLTCYBERCOM) and U.S. Fleet Forces Command (USFF) administratively realigned the Navy's cyber organizational structure April 18, to enhance efficiency and maintain optimal effectiveness of the cyber domain.
Apr 17 2011

Commandant Cracks Down on Body Comp

The Commandant of the Marine Corps is cracking down on body composition in the service because he has discovered an unsatisfactory number of overweight Marines.
Apr 16 2011

Libyan government forces bombard Misrata

Reuters - Sat, 2011-04-16 06:51
Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi fired at least 100 Grad rockets into Misrata on Saturday, a rebel spokesman said, in a third day of heavy bombardment of the rebel-held city.
Apr 14 2011

River-deepening to Ease Aircraft Carrier Movement Top Stories - Thu, 2011-04-14 15:01
Dredging operations, deepening portions of the Elizabeth River from Lambert's Point in Norfolk, Va., to the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, will begin April 15.
Apr 14 2011

Bethesda to Open New Wounded Warrior Barracks Top Stories - Thu, 2011-04-14 15:01
Naval Support Activity Bethesda (NSAB) announced April 14 a new wounded warrior barracks scheduled to open later this summer.
Apr 14 2011

Another F/A-18 catches fire on carrier deck

San Diego Union - Thu, 2011-04-14 11:23
Another F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet has experienced an engine fire on the flight deck of a Navy aircraft carrier. No one was injured.
Apr 12 2011

China blocks coastal waters, enlarges military

The Washington Times - Tue, 2011-04-12 21:23
China's "troubling" military buildup coincides with new efforts by Beijing to block the U.S. Navy from international waters near its coasts and field new missiles, submarines and cyberweapons, the commander of U.S. forces in the Pacific told Congress.
Apr 12 2011

Camp Pendleton Marine is named top Sgt. Major

San Diego Union - Tue, 2011-04-12 10:01
An Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran from Camp Pendleton has been named Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, the highest enlisted position in the Corps.


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